Events

  • Gloria Loughman: The Quilted Landscape
    Mon, Nov 22
    Zoom Presentation
    Nov 22, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM CST
    Zoom Presentation
    Have you thought about making a quilt to capture your memories of a special place? Program is free for current MCQ members. Not a member yet? Click "Join MCQ" button above.
  • MCQ Black Friday Sew-In
    Nov 26, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM CST
    Zoom
    Whether you’re working on Christmas projects or starting something new, Black Friday is a great day to focus on your quilting. Join your MCQ buddies via Zoom for camaraderie, inspiration, and motivation.
  • Susan Purney Mark: Sacred Cloth
    Mon, Jan 24
    Zoom Presentation
    Jan 24, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM CST
    Zoom Presentation
    See how many of the world's religions use fabric, thread and textiles in their rituals, ceremonies and beliefs. Program is free for current MCQ members. Not a member yet? Click "Join MCQ" button above.
  • Jan Beaney & Jean Littlejohn: Stitch Inspirations
    Feb 28, 2022, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM CST
    Zoom Presentation
    UK artists Jan and Jean work with soluble fabrics, hand and machine stitching, embellishing and more. Program is free for current MCQ members. Not a member yet? Click "Join MCQ" button above.
  • Sandra Meech: Journeys Thru Art & Stitch
    Mon, Mar 28
    Zoom Presentation
    Mar 28, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM CDT
    Zoom Presentation
    Inspired by landscapes in England and Polar Regions, Sandra's work uses photography, painting, sketchbooks and collage. Program is free for current MCQ members. Not a member yet? Click "Join MCQ" button above.
  • Wen Redmond: Digital Explorations
    Mon, Apr 25
    Zoom Presentation
    Apr 25, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Zoom Presentation
    Wen is passionate about printing photographs on fiber. Her lecture will expand our vision of a digital print. We will be introduced to inkjet printing on fiber and mixed media substrates. Program is free for current MCQ members. Not a member yet? Click "Join MCQ" button above.
  • Marilyn Murphy: Textile Traditions of the Peruvian Highlands
    May 23, 2022, 6:30 PM
    Zoom Presentation
    During this program, we will meet weavers, dyers, knitters, and spinners of the Peruvian Highlands. Program is free for current MCQ members. Not a member yet? Click "Join MCQ" button above.
  • Marianne Williamson: Light and Movement
    Mon, Jun 27
    Zoom Presentation
    Jun 27, 2022, 6:30 PM
    Zoom Presentation
    Marianne will present her work with images at different stages including short videos as she explains her process to reflect movement and light.
  • Kathy Loomis: Daily Art is Good for You!
    Mon, Jul 25
    Zoom Presentation
    Jul 25, 2022, 6:30 PM
    Zoom Presentation
    For the last 20 years Kathy has been doing daily art in various mediums and techniques including hand-stitching, collage, quilting, photography, drawing, calligraphy and mail art. She will show examples of her daily art and why she thinks the discipline and format of daily art is great for anybody.
  • Eun-Kyung Suh: Dimensional Fabric Transformation
    Aug 22, 2022, 6:30 PM
    Zoom Presentation
    Eun-Kyung Suh will show sculptural vessel forms which she has been creating for over 10 years. She will share her inspiration source, Bojagi, a Korean traditional craft, and the process of transforming two-dimensional fabrics into three-dimensional enclosed forms.
  • Laura Wennstrom:  Color & Fabric
    Mon, Sep 26
    Textile Center
    Sep 26, 2022, 6:30 PM CDT
    Textile Center, 3000 University Ave SE #100, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Laura will discuss artistic influences, sourcing secondhand materials, balancing art making with young children, and her creative process.
  • Judith Plotner: Blurring the Edges of Quilting, Painting and Printing
    Oct 24, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM CDT
    Zoom Presentation
    Judith's art incorporates her love of fabric and collage and her training as a painter and printmaker. She will take us on a journey from her early works to her current work where she integrates her life experiences as an artist.
  • Jill Fisher: Unlocking the Joy in Scraps
    Mon, Nov 28
    Zoom Presentation
    Nov 28, 2022, 6:30 PM
    Zoom Presentation
    Jill will share how to be inspired by what we have in front of us. Her lecture and virtual trunk show will include how to stay in a creative zone and will explain her process using bits of fabric scrap from the current quilt as inspiration for the next one.